infield out


Definition of infield out

: a ground ball on which the batter is put out by an infielder

Examples of infield out in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Orioles added a run in the seventh when Hays scored on Ryan McKenna's infield out. Kristie Rieken, Star Tribune, 29 June 2021 An infield out brought home Pumford, again courtesy-running for Irelan, with the go-ahead run. Wright Wilson, Detroit Free Press, 19 June 2021 Elias said Bannon will contend for a job in the Orioles’ infield out of spring training, adding that there are varied opinions on what Bannon’s best position is. Nathan Ruiz,, 24 Nov. 2020 Another scored on a Donovan Solano infield out and Brandon Belt hit a scoring single to put the Giants ahead 5-1. Henry Schulman,, 22 Aug. 2020 Manual Margot ran first to third on a Fernando Tatis Jr. infield out that required a long throw to first from Longoria. Henry Schulman,, 12 June 2019 With Reyes later on third with one down, Albers hung on for the save by retiring the next two hitters on infield outs. Tom Haudricourt, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 6 Aug. 2019 Left fielder Bob Bescher led off the Reds’ first inning with a single, moved to third on a single and scored on an infield out. Mark Schmetzer,, 10 July 2019 The Giants added two more on Pablo Sandoval’s infield out and Vogt’s sacrifice fly. Henry Schulman,, 15 June 2019

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First Known Use of infield out

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Infield out.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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